Noe’s Hoop Chair

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B picked up a doll-sized hoop chair while out thrifting! Noe and Henri are testing it out :D

Noe’s dress is by Maggie/Parasol Doll ❤

Caitlyn in a Schoolhouse Dress

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Caitlyn hasn’t been photographed in a while, I thought it appropriate for her to wear this amazing schoolhouse dress made by Melissa/Super*Junk. I’ve been hoarding this dress since October 2010 and didn’t open the pkg until now, haha.

Since I got her all dressed up, we had to go outside to take advantage of the spring flowers in the yard! I was on my knees and got covered in pollen (thank goodness I’m not allergic to pollen!), but I loved how the photos turned out. Dollies and flowers are just so perfect to photograph together.

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Blythe Fest 2013 Dress

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My contribution to Blythe Fest 2013 in Sydney. I hope whoever ends up with it will like it!

Lovely little signature xoxoBlythe sweater dress is knitted in Peruvian Highland wool in lime green, accented with a velveteen ribbon. Snap closure in the back. Head band made of a pale-green velventeen ribbon, elastic, felt leaves, and a vintage navy blue floral button from my personal collection.

Thanks so much Angelique and the folks at Blythe Fest for asking me, it was an honor to be a sponsor!

Meet Gibby… Again

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Hi Gibby! ^___^

She may look familiar to you… yes it’s Gibby, my Tailor Gibson! I decided to send her over to Kate at Chantilly Lace Customs for a makeover. I’ve always adored Kate’s work, so I was really happy to get on her wait list and so excited when she contacted me to send Gibby over!

Kate did such a great job. Gibby has such a lovely little smile that I can’t stop looking at her! Kate worked with me to really make Gibby just the way I wanted. I love her earthy coloring and all her eye colors too. Gibby arrived just in time for Christmas, and it felt like she was a brand new dolly again. I am so happy with how she turned out.
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New Girl in the House

Oh my! How much more Middie cuteness can you handle?! #blythe #doll

Oh my! How much more Middie cuteness can you handle?!

Apparently, I couldn’t resist after three or so years. I had been avoiding Middies at doll meets because, well, I just didn’t want to get sucked in! But after seeing a few at the most recent meet, I caved.

I just happened to catch a last-minute order at HLJ for Jackie Ramone before they were sold out.

I think her name is going to be Scout…!

Valentine Tea Blythe Meet

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We had the best time at the Valentine’s Tea Meet today! Deeya / Mismatchfusion was so generous to open her home to us and our girls. Lots of great food, great people, and wonderful dolls all together, plus a raffle to end the afternoon! It was so very perfect.

I donated a handmade outfit set for the raffle:
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More Photos in my Flickr set!

Coffee, Tea, or Edith?

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We love our new Puppy52 dress! Edith, my MSR is wearing it here along with some of my favorite teacup sets. The brown set is actually designed by mid-century ceramist Edith Heath, who is my Edith’s namesake :)

Feature Friday Girl!

Cassady is the Feature Friday girl of Oh Strumpets Blythe today!

She is one of my favorite girls (shh!) because I customized her to the fullest, including re-rooting her autumn-hued hair, giving her special “P-chips,” “P-ring,” and painting her faceup. Go read more about her at Oh Strumpets Blythe!

The Magic Hour

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I took Alex outside in the yard with me on a nice Spring evening, a little before the sun was about to set. The hour before sunset is the “Magic Hour,” because the light is just really amazing.

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I’m really happy with her! Her coloring is lovely and she photographs so well with all the spring flowers in my yard!

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Alex with some blooming alstroemeria.

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All the traipsing around is tiring! Let’s take a nap on the grass :D
Have a lovely day everyone!

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Alex’s dress is made by Hsin/Miss72

Meet Alex!

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Meet Alex, a new xoxoBlythe girl!

Alex arrived sometime last week. I haven’t brought a new girl into the family since Summer 2010 so she was a breath of fresh air :) “Where did she come from? What kind of Blythe is she?” You may ask. Well, her exact origins are unknown – Alex is a little mystery. A very nice friend arranged for Alex to travel from Asia to San Francisco and then to LA to join the xoxoBlythe household. All I know is, she has had enough traveling and is ready to settle down for good.

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